Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Is the Avengers Assemble plot and plot development similar or different to that of Seven Samurai and/or Twelve Angry Men?

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  1. The Avengers Assemble’s plot development is similar to 12 Angry Men’s plot development. One reason this is true is that at the point where Captain America joins the team and everything made sense for Doctor Pym and a few other Avengers on page 25, the Jurors were able to figure out that since the woman wears glasses, she could not have put her glasses on in time to possibly have seen the boy kill his father before the lights went out giving them understanding on the case located on pages 28-29. Another reason they are similar is that on page 38 Captain America tells us that he felt fury towards Zemo and told Zemo why the American standards are strong which is similar to how Juror Three, on page 30 of 12 Angry Men, feels anger towards the other jurors and tries to make them believe him. The Avengers Assemble’s plot development also is similar to Seven Samurai’s plot development. One reason their plot lines are similar is that on page 45 of The Avengers, Kang tell us that he felt he needed to be a warrior and conqueror which correlates to how Kikuchiyo felt an urge to prove himself to the other samurai and uphold his pride.

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    1. I agree with Danyon but, what would have happened to the plot of Seven Samurai had Kikuchiyo not come into the story line and how would that affect the developement of the Samurai and the plot?

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    2. I personally believe that there are no big similarities between these three scripts. In Twelve angry men, Twelve jurors are chosen to vote on the innocence of a kid who supposedly committed murder. If the kid is found guilty he will be given the death sentence, If he is found innocent, he is free to go. The Jurors fight and in the end save a life by voting that he is not guilty. In the Avengers it is a group of Super heroes who team up to fight evil. Seven Samurai is samurai warriors getting paid to defend a village. I just don't see a connection between these. I feel that there are slight similarities, but nothing major. In twelve angry men there was a lot of fighting for the kid to be guilty and die, so I can rule out fighting for justice. I guess there can be plot similarity in the Seven Samurai and the Avengers how the group comes together to fight a common evil that is threatening a defenseless people, but I do not see this as big enough to be a certain similarity. The plots just aren't similar to me.

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    3. I agree with Louis they all have different reasons. The jurors are forced by law, the samurai are getting paid, and (at first) the Avengers are doing it for justice. Sure they'll all fighting evil but isn't that what happens in all stories (if you classify conflict as 'Evil'.) And the jurors aren't even fight 'evil' just conflict because conflict is not always evil. The jurors don't care if the boy did it or not they just care if there is a reasonable doubt, they don't go out of their way to ensure the 'evil' is stopped.

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  2. I believe that the plot development of Avengers Assemble is different and the same as compared to Seven Samurai and Twelve Angry Men because of the gathering of characters. As compared to Twelve Angry Men, the characters of Avengers Assemble have to meet each other just by stumbling across each other, causing a friendship (or distaste) bond to occur. In Twelve Angry Men, the characters were just randomly put together to form a civic duty. In Seven Samurai, a group of people go out looking for help, and slowly stumble apon seven samurai, some more versed in training than others. These differences subtly affect the plot development of each story, until the outcomes change drastically, either for better or for worse. On page 186, Kambei points out that just because of one loss of life, that the samurai lost their battle. And in the Avengers, the mightiest heros never lose, even if they lose a battle, they manage to win the war. In Twelve Angry Men, no one particularly wins because the boy, even though declared not guilty, lost his father, and the jurors merely return to their normal lives.

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    1. I agree with Jakob, but I think it is important to also note that all are call together to perform a duty to another person. In Seven Samurai the samurai gather to help the farmers. In 12 Angry Men the jurors are called to make a ruling on the case. In Avengers Assemble on page 9, Rick says, " we ended up in a crazily cramped apartment full of heroes that intercepted our call." This shows that The Avengers came together to help a single cause.

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    2. I do not agree with this comment. Even though they came together for that cause, I think it branched in to so much of a broader mission, just like the samurai and how, after they defeated the one group of bandits, went on to do other things. Is that what you meant?

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    3. I definitely agree that there was one common theme presented throughout the manuscripts - people coming together to serve justice. I do believe, however, that like Emma said, this theme branched out into smaller themes. They all related back to serving justice but at the same time, they brought the theme off on different tangents.

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  3. The plot and plot development of the story of Avengers Assemble is very similar to Seven Samurai because in both stories, the groups of heroes know each other little to none, yet they're brought together for a common purpose - protection from evil, whether that be supervillains, or bandits. In the Avengers, Stark, Pym, Van Dyne, and Banner are all brought as close-knit as four entirely unrelated people can be, when some of the first major threats such as Baron Zemo and Kang rise up from the shadows and attempt to rule the world with an iron fist. Similar to these super humans, in Seven Samurai, the warriors Kambei, Shichiroji, Gorobei, Katsushiro, Kyuzo, and Kikuchiyo are brought together under one banner; the banner of freedom, of liberation from the threat of bandits returning year after year, harvest after harvest, to cause pain, burn down, destroy, and (most importantly) ransack. These ancient Japanese Avengers were “assembled” by common folk, just as the current Avengers were assembled by civillians, for nothing more than protection, and in return, all manner of favor, providence, appreciation, all that they could and would give would be given to them.

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    1. I agree with everything that you have said Cole, but how do you think that the manuscript of Twelve Angry Men compares. I understand why you didn't include it because I think that it does not compare as much as Seven Samurai and Avengers Assemble compare to one another. For one thing, in Seven Samurai and Avengers Assemble, the heroes are fighting against an evil person or group of people, but in Twelve Angry Men, they are fighting against each other. One might even argue that they are fighting not so much against an evil force or each other, but against an idea. They are fighting about the validity of the US justice system.

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    2. I think that's a very valid point Kalyani; I fully agree that the 12 Angry Men are making a testament against the US justice system. Also, reading this comment got me thinking -- the Avengers fight against an ideal as well; tyranny, communism, and world domination. Thank you.

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  4. This is very true, out of the three I would say that 12 angry men is the most different because ,we dont know this but, they dont keep a bond as much as the rest do.

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    1. I agree with this Max. None of them seem to be wanting to actually be friends with each other, unlike the Avengers and the Seven Samurai (who form lasting friendships).

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    3. Off of what Max and Emma have said, I believe that in all 3 situations their was a bit of friendship and getting along being forced upon the groups. Yes, in Twelve Angry Men most of them didn't want to bond, but at the beginning of Seven Samurai not everyone liked Kikuchiyo. Based on prior knowledge I also believe that not everyone was the biggest fan of Tony Stark at the beginning, not until their experiences forced them to bond quickly or not achieve the end result they were looking for.

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    4. I think max makes a very good point here. The characters in seven samurai and the avengers assemble made special connections with each other and went through numerous battles fighting as one group.

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  5. The plot development of Avengers is very different from Twelve Angry Men. While the Avengers all come together at the beginning of the manuscript to fight a common enemy, Twelve Angry Men is argumentatively all about the conflict within the main group of people. This is shown on page 14 of the Avengers script, when Iron Man says, “Well, on our first gathering of Avengers l was able to locate the Hulk before he did any more damage and engage him… I remember there was some big tussle. Our first big Avengers roll around with the Hulk was in some dive of a circus.” This shows that from the very beginning the Avengers were in it together against the Hulk. This is directly different from Twelve Angry Men, also demonstrated in the Twelve Angry Men script on page 21, when this dialogue occurs, “Number 8: What it must feel like to want to pull the switch! #3: Shut up! #8: You’re a sadist. #3: (louder) Shut up!” This is a direct example of the conflict between the group of main characters. All in all, the plot development of Twelve Angry Men is completely different then the plot of the Avengers.

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    1. I do agree with you, Emma. We can see that the Avengers were fighting with each other, but in Twelve Angry Men the jurors were fighting each other. This small difference can really change a storyline.

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    2. I do agree with the above, however, I think the texts are closer then stated as they both gather to accomplish a common goal, even if they are fighting each other or an antagonist.

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    3. I really agree with you Emma how the stories are so different. I disagree with Nicholas, however and that they are partly similar. They finally accomplish a goal in 12 Angry Men, but do they really all think that the boy could have not killed his father? They used peer pressure to convince #10 that he was not guilty and #7 just wanted to leave. They really didn't have a voice or say anything, so in reality it could be considered an 'unsolved' matter.

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    4. I agree in that they are different because the jurors were fighting to kill this kid, while in the Avengers where fighting to keep people alive.

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  6. The plot development of all is very similar as they all come together to fight a common enemy. The avengers although can each individually fight different enemies, that is the only difference I see. Other then that the 12 Angry Men all worked together. Now you might say that they aren't working together, but in my opinion they're. The only way that accomplished the goal was by arguing. It was the only way that they accomplished anything. They may have argued but they worked together. It was there unorthodox way of working together. The 7 samurai were obviously working together. They all had to fight a large cause and work together to defeat a large cause just like the avengers and the 12 angry men were fighting a large cause. Another thing is that all of them hit a roadblock at a certain time. One difference is that the super hero's get fame and fortune where as the samurai get food and are praised by the Farmers. Sadly the jurors received nothing except the gift of time and to go home. These were the major changes in the plot that I witnessed.

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    1. Max, I disagree with the point that you made about the 12 jurors working together. In my opinion, it was more of a two sided battle with those who believed that the young man was guilty and those who believed that he was not guilty. At first, it was Juror No. 8 against the 11 other jurors, but through his own reasoning, he slowly convinced more and more jurors that the young man was guilty. I do not believe that the arguing had to be present in order for Juror No. 8 to prove that the young man did not murder his father. In fact, I believe that all that the arguing did was make everyone in the room more resentful of each other.

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  7. I agree with your comment Max. I also think, though, that the samurai could each have defeated enemies on their own. It just took a group of them to defeat this many bandits.

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  8. The plots of the three manuscripts are not necessarily all very similar. In Twelve Angry Men, the jurors are fighting amongst themselves rather than the situation in Avengers Assemble and The Seven Samurai where the super heroes and samurai are fighting as a team against a group of villains. In the Twelve Angry Men, the fighting is symbolic of the US justice system while in Seven Samurai and Avengers Assemble, the fighting is just fighting, although there are themes and symbolism in the fighting. The fighting itself is not a symbol. If anything, Seven Samurai and Avengers Assemble are more connected plot wise than Twelve Angry Men. For example, in The Seven Samurai, at the very beginning, Rikichi and the other farmers have to search for samurai to save their village, just like in Avengers Assemble, the teen brigade has to try and find super heroes to help with the problems with The Hulk. However, even these two manuscripts have their differences. In Avengers Assemble, the Avengers have already been established when the teen brigade goes looking for them, but in Seven Samurai, the farmers have to form a group of Samurai who are able to help them.

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    1. I 95% agree with what Kalyani has said. There are connections though that are between Twelve Angry Men and the other two texts that I believe there are more of. In Avengers it states that heroes will come and go, now I know if we're speaking about the plot they are different, but in twelve angry men the men all leave and could possibly come back to the court. Most would say that it is very different and it is, but in an essence they are the same thing. Samurai also has more connections with twelve angry men then meets the eye, as there are racial biases in both stories, between 10 and "them" and Kikuchiyo and the farmers.

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  9. I do agree with the above, in particular the mention of the personal repercussions of each and how they differ.One particular thing that I had not noticed before was how differently the samurai and jurors were impacted.

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  10. I found that plot of Avengers Assemble and seven samurai were very similar in nature. One of the big similarities was that they both had a gathering of characters to accomplish a goal. In seven samurai, the samurai group together to defend a small farming village from being plundered by the bandits and their leader. While Avengers Assemble had a similar plot where the characters came together to overcome a common goal. Avengers Assemble is also similar to 12 Angry Men, but in 12 Angry Men, they were picked to determine the fate of the boy, unlike Avengers. However, in 12 Angry Men they came to a consensus at the end. Another thing were their motives. In Seven Samurai and Avengers Assemble the groups of protagonists was held together only by a common goal, without it they would not have joined together. In Seven Samurai it was defending the village, its inhabitants, and the crops from the attack of the antagonists.Which, is very similar to the way the avengers form to stop the antagonists. In Twelve Angry Men, they were held together by their own conflict, which is similar although not as close to Avengers Assemble and Twelve Angry Men. However, all of them are basically the same in that respect.

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  11. The plots of Avengers Assemble is similar to Twelve Angry Men because they worked well together before Captain America but they worked their best with him. In Twelve Angry Men the thing that really changed the plot and decision of the jury was the women and her glasses. Both of these events were large events in the plot, of both of these manuscripts. Seven Samurai had a similar plot development to it. When the set the bandit hideout on fire they discovered Rikichis wife in the bandit hideout, and the bandits were angered by the burning of their hideout, bringing the inevitable battle even closer. The plot development of all of these manuscripts is similar because they aren’t dull before the climax but the climax of the manuscript change many things about the plot, whether it be a positive or negative change. For Avengers Assemble it was a positive change that led to negative points in the plot. In Seven Samurai the development led to a negative point in the story, which was the battle where many people died. In Twelve Angry men, the change is different from the others because the change is positive, when they realize the women wore glasses, they changed their votes to not guilty.

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  12. The plot development is severely different in each of these stories because the authors each take different directions in what they wish to go with their story. With Seven Samurai the plot development went from trying to solve a problem to acting on and eventually fighting against the initial enemy. In Twelve Angry men they were also presented a problem that they argued about, but did not go as far as to fight with their enemy, instead discussing the problem until they came to a reasonable solution. In the Avengers Assemble, the Avengers came together to discuss their past events where they retold many stories; the overall plot is not quite clear yet. Yes, you may find some similarities between the three but I believe it’s mostly because all of the stories start off the same: a group of people gather together to discuss/solve something. Once you get three/fourths of the way in with all the stories they each take different twist where the author strives to tell you something different from the last. If you did see recurring themes in all the stories I think you would say they resemble each other closely, but because the characters each chose to do something different about their situation they are not very alike.

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  13. Avengers Assemble has a much different plot than 12 Angry Men. This is because in Avengers Assemble, all of the superheroes in the Avengers were gathered by fate, and they all fought side by side and worked as a team to defeat their enemies. In 12 Angry Men, the 12 jurors may have also been gathered together by fate, but all that they did was argue until a verdict was reached. This conflict between the jurors can be represented on page 23 when the vote was six guilty to six not guilty and Juror No. 3 said, “I’m ready to walk into court right now and declare a hung jury. There’s no point in this going on any more.” The plot development was also very different too. After many exciting battles, it was evident that the Avengers were falling apart on page 52. However, Captain America would remain an Avenger, and he gained Hawkeye and the Maximoff siblings. With these four heroes, there could be a new generation of Avengers, while 12 Angry Men was nothing like that. Juror No. 8 used deductive reasoning to prove “eyewitness” accounts false, and after much fighting and bickering, he was eventually able to create reasonable doubt in the minds of his fellow jurors.

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    1. I gleaned a little something from this comment. I am taking a long shot here, but is there a possibility that Captain America and Juror No.8`s role in the stories be related? This was sparked by the comment Logan, made by saying Captain America remained an Avenger, and pulled the Avengers back together, and I drew the line to how No.8 was the only one that kept his composure, and so remaining an Avenger and keeping your composure could be related.

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  14. The plot and plot development is different because the Avengers had a “lets get random strangers with something in common to stop a group of enemies”, but Twelve Angry Men is more of them fighting each other to get to the solution. We can see this in Avengers by the quote, “It’s not that there wasn’t plenty of reason for superheroes to gather together and try to find a way to stop the Hulk; of course there would be and there still is,”. This can show that they were fighting together, and not with eachother. Whereas in twelve Angry Men, they were all getting mad at each-other and what could be seen as not getting work done by some people, can be seen as getting a lot of work done by another. One example would be, “No.8 (hard): This isn’t a game. No. 3 (angry): Who do you think you are? No. 7 (rising): All right, let’s take it easy. No. 3: I’ve got a good mind to walk around this table and belt him one!”. They were really arguing but at the same time they were going to reach a consensus. So, the plot and plot development are similar for the Avengers, but not for Twelve Angry Men.

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  15. The plot in these manuscripts have subtle differences and similarities. The Avengers Assemble and Seven Samurai were both brought together by one person looking for help in a community. 12 Angry Men were brought together randomly and left with on bond with one and another. As the heroes in The Avenger Assemble and the samurai in Seven Samurai fought multiple battles together and left one and another with a special bond. The 12 jurors don’t fight against one evil person as one, they each fight the battle alone persay. The 12 jurors are in a way torn, because they don’t agree on weather this boy is guilty or not guilty the whole play. The Avengers and Samurai all fight against one other group the whole time. It is not like one avenger decides to go off and fight against the avengers even though the are an avenger themselves. Even though the founding Avengers did split up, new superheroes were chose to take there place doing their job. In 12 Angry Men, the jurors split up at the end and probably do not meet again. Avengers Assemble and Seven Samurai have many plot similarities but 12 Angry Men and Avengers Assemble almost have no similarities.

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  16. Hannah, what you are saying is correct, but I think that there is a big similarity being overlooked. Aside from the big similarity of having a group get together and put aside their differences, to unite against a common opposition, there is another big similarity. That one thing that I find very abundant, in these three plots, is the way the plot reacts to a change. In all three manuscripts you've got all these egos clashing with one another. And, it just so happens that when something major is introduced it is either challenged or taken to a different perspective. You can really see this on page 15 in Twelve Angry Men, when No. 8 states that the neighbor couldn't have heard the boy yell, due to the el train, and then No. 3 comes on and challenges this statement. Another example could be the arguments that take place in Seven Samurai, amongst the samurai themselves. Or maybe even the farmers disagreeing with the samurai's plans. In a way I think that the authors did this to keep the story going. Because, by doing this he is prolonging these situations by constantly bring up new perspectives and oppositions.

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  17. In Twelve Angry Men 8 tests 3 by getting him riled up enough for 3 to shout, “I’M GONNA KILL HIM!” 8 simply responds with, “You’re not really going to kill me are you?” The point of this was not only to prove his (8’s) point but to show the faults in 3 (and not only the faults in 3’s case.) In Avengers Part 2 on page 4, at the top of the page, Thor says, “I realized that my father sent the Entrantress and the Executioner to Earth to test me... I had chosen a different path than the one set before me... he was trying to see if the choices I made were the right ones... he was challenging me...” Odin was trying to show the Thor the faults in his action while trying to see if he learned from them. 8 was trying to do this to 3, trying to check to see if his opinions or choices on the matter were the right ones. He challenged 3 earlier statement about the phrase “I’M GOING TO KILL YOU”’s importance, proving to him that 3’s proverbial different path, caused by prejudice, had reached a proverbial dead end.

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  18. In my opinion, Twelve Angry Men and Avengers Assemble plot development do have similarities. To begin, both are groups of people working together to fix a general problem. In Avengers, it is to defeat the enemy, and in Twelve Angry Men, it is to declare whether or not the boy was guilty of murdering his father. Another reason this is true is when in The Avengers, Captain America joins the team and Doctor Pym had started making sense of what has been going on, and as in Twelve Angry Men, the jurors had discovered that the woman with the glasses couldn’t have possibly seen what she said she saw because of the timing it happened and the tests they had taken. Plus, with the man, there was no way he could have traveled the hallway in the time he said he would, and they realized that even though what he said is what he thought he said was true, wasn’t. Avengers Assemble and Seven Samurai are also similar. Their goal is to work together and stand up for what is right. They don’t get the outcomes that you may predict but in the end, everything works out in the correct way.

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  19. The plot and plot development were different and similar in various areas throughout the three manuscripts. In Seven Samurai, seven warriors were requested by a village to fight a group of bandits planning to attack. In Twelve Angry Men, a group of twelve jurors was about to come to the conclusion that a boy was guilty when one of the jurors begins a discussion about why the boy should not be considered guilty. In Avengers Assemble, a group of people with special abilities assembled to bring the Hulk to justice. We can make connections between the three manuscripts, however, the storylines present the common themes in very different ways. A group of people comes together to serve justice in each of the three manuscripts, however, they serve justice in different ways to different people. There is not only one way to serve justice, as proven throughout these various manuscripts. The storyline of each presents it’s own way to serve justice and conveys the image of justice through interesting scenarios. The actions of the characters varies from manuscript to manuscript, but each follows a similar theme. Therefore, the three plots are unalike in their chains of events, but we can make connections between the common themes and topics presented in them.

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  20. I think the Avengers Assemble plot and plot development are very similar to 12 Angry Men with the setup of each person giving their opinion on what happened or how they feel but I think the Avengers Assemble plot and plot development is very different when compared to The Seven Samurai script because first of all The Seven Samurai is a script, and includes camera angles. But The Seven Samurai, tells a story. The Avengers Assemble tell a story, but through people reliving it not it actually happening like The Seven Samurai does. In the Avengers Assemble it is telling a story about how they formed and how each Avenger became a member of the team and what it was like on the team. However, The Seven Samurai also talks about how the group of the Seven Samurai grouped together and what happened when they did. In 12 Angry Men, doesn’t really talk about anything being formed except their opinions of the 19 year old kid being innocent or not guilty on the last page when Juror No. 3’s vote was changed to not guilty. In conclusion, the pieces of literature are different from another in their own unique ways.

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  21. I believe that The Seven Samurai, Twelve Angry Men, and Avengers Assemble have very similar core plot elements. In essence, they all tell the story of a ragtag group of companions or acquaintances with very different personalities, abilities, and backgrounds working towards a common goal. All of them include some semblance of a team brought together by an outside force or person to, in some way, save and/or end the lives of another party. Often the outside force that brings them together has the intention of saving themselves or other from possible harm of some sort. Another common thread among all of these manuscripts is that there is always some sort of argument or other such conflict between some of the members of the group. Whether it be physical, verbal, or any other form of dispute, there is certainly not full or willing cooperation amongst all of the characters in their respective texts. There is also generally a leading, or at least more prominent, character that helps to unite or build his group so that they can reach their goal. In some cases this leading figure also has a personal goal that they are working towards.

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  22. The plots in Avengers assemble and Seven Samurai are very similar in the fact that they both tell a story, but vastly different in the kind of story told. Besides the obvious that one is a play script and the other is not, Avengers Assemble is about a group of people recalling events and retelling them, all through their own perspective, whereas Seven Samurai is a plot unraveling in front of your eyes from a third person perspective. Avengers Assemble plot has almost a sub plot, the plot of the story they are telling; that plot is very similar to that of Twelve Angry Men. It shares many common themes, and the plot development really goes on a similar path. Twelve Angry Men has a very simple plot, but a deep and powerful meaning woven into it, which in some respects if very different to Avengers Assemble because the plot is not nearly as basic and doesn't have such an underlying message like Twelve Angry Men. In all three pieces of literature, the plot itself, not the story, is very similar to the other workings, but the overall plot development is shows many of the same aspects when looking at the overall working.

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  23. There are many apparent similarities between the plots of Avengers Assemble, The Seven Samurai, and 12 Angry Men. One of the main plot similarities is the idea of a protagonist joining other protagonists and building up a team of individuals, some experienced and jaded, like Kambei, and some new to the world and looking for action, like Rick Jones of the Teen Brigade. These built up teams are then also able to fight against a common enemy that each team member has some kind of a past with to instill their ideals on the people in their day-to-day lives. In each of the manuscripts, there is always a member that is, at first either reluctant to join onto the bandwagon of protagonists, (or in the case of 12 Angry Men, a protagonist refusing to join the group of antagonists), that just seems to make the ride to victory more difficult for all with his/her constant remarks and obstacles created. This role is assigned to the Hulk in Avengers Assemble, Kikuchiyo in the Seven Samurai, and Juror 3 in 12 Angry Men. This is one of the many reasons that these 3 texts are nearly parallel in plot message.

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  24. I believe that the plot and plot development in Avenger Assemble is similar to Seven Samurai but different from Twelve Angry Men. Twelve angry men is different from Avengers Assemble because Avengers plot is about saving the world from evil villains and Twelve Angry Men is about twelve jurors decided on whether a man is guilty or not and it isn’t the end of the world if they make the wrong decision. The characters from Avengers work together very well and in Twelve Angry Men all that was accomplished was an hour of arguments Seven Samurai is similar to Avengers Assemble because both of the stories were based on the thought of saving the day, the village in Seven Samurai and the world in Avengers. While the Avengers goal is much larger and necessary they are still the same basic principle.

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  25. How change in plot from story to story is extremely different, and the biggest difference is that Twelve Angry Men has a development from almost all one way to all the other. This does not correlate to either of the other two stories because in Avengers all that happens is a bunch of heroes unite against a common force. In Seven Samurai the same case is applied only there is actually death of the members. In Seven Samurai though, there was no happy ending which is what differentiates it from the other two stories. Having all but Katsushiro and Kambei die is what really made the story different from The Avengers, even though the Avengers had to face a series of ordeals, and not just one. Twelve Angry Men deals with the character development more than anything, while the other two are focused on the development of a group, with an exception for Kikuchiyo. The deaths of the Samurai in Seven Samurai was what really made it stand out, if the men will never see one another again, it is similar, but losing one's life has no equivalents, it just can't be changed.

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  26. I personally believe that there are no big similarities between these three scripts. In Twelve angry men, Twelve jurors are chosen to vote on the innocence of a kid who supposedly committed murder. If the kid is found guilty he will be given the death sentence, If he is found innocent, he is free to go. The Jurors fight and in the end save a life by voting that he is not guilty. In the Avengers it is a group of Super heroes who team up to fight evil. Seven Samurai is samurai warriors getting paid to defend a village. I just don't see a connection between these. I feel that there are slight similarities, but nothing major. In twelve angry men there was a lot of fighting for the kid to be guilty and die, so I can rule out fighting for justice. I guess there can be plot similarity in the Seven Samurai and the Avengers how the group comes together to fight a common evil that is threatening a defenseless people, but I do not see this as big enough to be a certain similarity. The plots just aren't similar to me.

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